The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below.
The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The applications also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/.
Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than October 9, 2009.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
1. Union Bankshares Corporation, Bowling Green, Virginia; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of FMB UBSH Interim Bank, Bowling Green, Virginia.
In connection with this application, Applicant also has applied to acquire First Market Bank, FSB, Richmond, Virginia, and thereby engage in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1); activities related to extending credit, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(2); operating a savings association, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii); financial and investment advisory activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(6); and agency transactional services for customer investments, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7), all of Regulation Y. In addition, FMB UBSH Interim Bank, will merge with First Market Bank, FSB.Start Signature
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 10, 2009.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E9-22193 Filed 9-15-09; 8:45 am]
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